DFSC 2316. DF and IA Fundamentals II. 3 Hours.
Students focus on Digital Forensics (DF) and Information Assurance (IA) processes and methodologies. Topics may include preparation of the investigator, proper acquisition of evidence, authentication, analyzing data without modifying it, reporting findings, and risk assessment of evidence. In addition, current methodologies, such as cryptography and network security, Internet programming, smartphone forensics, network forensics, and cloud forensics are discussed.
Prerequisite: DFSC 1316.